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Address: Fes, Morocco
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Beautiful Historical Dite

We visited the Synagogue with a tour guide. We learned it is 300 years old. There are 25 Synagogues in Fes, most closed for renovation. This was open & is a great part of Moroccan... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
StevenHScher
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it has been restored and has some nice art touches there is really not a lot to see. You need a guide to fill you in with the history so you can appreciate it.

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restored to the original style, and very information on the history of the religion and synagogue in Morocco.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Synagogue with a tour guide. We learned it is 300 years old. There are 25 Synagogues in Fes, most closed for renovation. This was open & is a great part of Moroccan history when there was a large Jewish population. It is a small Synagogue. We got to see the very old Torah. The Synagogue is in... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Finding this synagogue in Fes really was an experience. With the help of the conservator we got a brief but helpfull explanation. Great that Marocco maintains this Jewish place !

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I had never been in a synagoge so I liked it but it was not too special. It is nearby very nice souks where you can buy very nice stuff (shoes, watches, tracksuits of different football teams) when compared to the souks nearby cafe Clock. In the end it is worth to go but again not too special

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Beautifull peace of history with a very old and rare Torah. Good way to see the mixture of religions in Fes

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I was surprised when, after my visit to this synagogue, I read the reviews. I went with a girlfriend and we both felt the same way after the visit- sort of sad. Jewish people were among the earliest settlers to Morocco and are an important part of the history of the country. This synagogue is small and does have a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

This was one of the highlights of our walking tour around Fes. Think it was just as well that we had a guide as it would not be the easiest place to find. Well worth the visit though

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This ancient synagogue is a must see in the medina in Fes. It is beautifully preserved, the artwork is stunning, and the role of the Jewish community in Fes and throughout Morocco is prominent.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

If you don't know anything about synagogues or jews, come with a guide. If you are not interested in Jewish history or religion, skip it. The also have a mikvah in the basement, don't miss it. You can ask the caretaker to take you to the other synagogue (El Fasin) just one block away. If you offer him a tip... More 

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